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Rufiji Social Development Initiative (RUSODI)

Kibiti, Tanzania
Joined November 2017

Works in Tanzania, Coast Region specifically in Rufiji and Kibiti districts where we help the community to access human right, equal education, IGA, through capacity building and advocacy

Presence in: Tanzania
Focus: Community / Customary Land Rights, Economic Empowerment, Education, Generalist Legal Services, Governance

Rufiji Social Development Initiative is a local NGO working in Rufiji/Kibiti districts coast region. The organisation was established on 15th January 2011, it is officially registered at the Ministry of Home Affairs on 29th June, 2011 through the Societies Act Cap. 337 R.E 2002 with Registration number S.A. 17641.  Head office of the organization is at Kibiti -Pwani

The organization’s objective is to enable the community of Rufiji (Youths) to Acquire quality education and raise their income through communitu empowerment, advocacy and capacity building. The core activities of the organization are basing in : Education, to provide legal assistance, health and governance.

Number of the projects implemented are: (1) Capacity building to organizational members on organization Development funded by the Foundation for Civil Society of Tanzania from January – march 2012, (2) Capacity building to school boards in good governance and management of their schools, funded by the foundation for civil society from December, 2013 to December, 2014. (3) The organization also implementing the project of Education for Community Rights in Land Resources Management in Rufiji District with partnership of Centre for environmental law and governance of Dar es Salaam (CELG) from January 2014 to December 2016. Also the organization is implementing a Project of Legal Aid Education funded by Legal Service Facility, in Rufiji Community in which 25 Youths 25 in Kibiti Districts.

.Another activity that organization engages is to work with Paza Sauti Foundation, Jicho Angavu Foundation , who engage in paralegal activities, economic empowerment, human rights, counseling and environmental conservation. The NGOs are located in Kibiti and Rufiji in Coast Region. Since the organization has limited number of experts, RUSODI works with them for the matter of capacity building under health related matters e.g Behavior changes, HIV/AIDS, Legal Aid , Organization growth and sustainability.

People Associated With This Organization

Abdallah Mikulu

Tanzania  
Rufiji Social Development Initiative...
Joined November 2017
Interests: Economic Empowerment, Education, Environmental Justice
Iam young enthusiant holding first degree of Geography and Environmental Studies from University. Iam a social activist who received paralegal education since 2013 from Legal Service Faficilty in Rufiji District in Tanzania, where by equiped me into community full engagement and advocacy on women, youth and adolescence. I am also a founder and executive secretary of local NGO known Rufiji Social Development Initiative - RUSODI working in Coast Region of Tanzania since 2011 where officially got legal mandate.
Strongly i am passionate in climate/environmental justice, children education right due to i live in region where by community do not put much emphasis on investing in education for our young people due to believe ideologies.

I am looking for proffesional networking and sharing community socio-economic challenges so as we can find , keep and take back into opportunities in order to foster sustainable development under global goals and Africa we want motives.
Abdallah Mikulu is the network champion (main point of contact) for Rufiji Social Development Initiative (RUSODI).

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